The study author said, “Just counting on physical activity is not going to be the solution.”
Gary Katz, Medical Director of Saint John Macomb-Oakland’s Weight Loss Program, says the decision was long overdue.
America’s growing waistline may be feeding an epidemic of sleep apnea, according to a new study.
Michael Brooks was charged with second-degree abuse of a vulnerable adult after authorities said he ignored his bed-ridden wife, allowing her to wither away in her own waste.
The Michigan Department of Community Health on Wednesday asked residents to agree to lose 10 percent of their body weight in an effort to bring down the state’s obesity rate.
The Michigan Department of Community Health plans to lay out a new educational campaign to combat obesity in the nation’s fifth heaviest state.
The Michigan Department of Community Health has selected 10 agencies for a pilot program to help improve physical activity and healthy eating for children in kindergarten through sixth grade.
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The Michigan Department of Community Health has received a three-year $1.5 million grant from the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration to improve health outcomes for overweight and obese patients in two medically underserved areas in Michigan: Detroit and Grand Rapids.
A part of the brain usually thought to control movement also may cause people to overeat, say University of Michigan researchers.